High Court Snubs Challenge To NY Union Wage Ruling

Law360, New York (March 3, 2014, 3:03 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected a challenge to New York labor regulators' decision that a stadium-seating installer owed its small union a higher wage — one bargained by a larger ironworkers' union — under state law that requires "prevailing wages" be paid on public contract work.

The high court declined to hear the case after a federal judge threw out a complaint brought by Seating Solutions and its executives, who purportedly went to bat on behalf of their union, the United Federation of Maintenance...
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Case Information

Case Title

RI, Inc. et al v. Gardner et al

Case Number



New York Eastern

Nature of Suit

Civil Rights: Other


Leonard D. Wexler

Date Filed

April 22, 2010

Government Agencies

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